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Above the FoldMay 27, 2020 - 11:30am
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Recommendations for a U.S.-Brazil Digital Trade Agreement

The Brazil-U.S. Business Council explains the importance of pursuing a digital trade agreement as the U.S. partnership with Brazil expands.

EventApr 23, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Americas Trade Outlook: What COVID-19 Means for Regional Trade

The Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America (AACCLA) is hosting a discussion with trade officials from across the region to examine how COVID-19 is impacting regional and international trade, measures governments are taking to balance critical operations.

ArticleDec 30, 2019 - 11:45am
US-Brazil 2019

6 US-Brazil Public Policy Accomplishments to Know from 2019

2019 was a year of major public policy advancements in the U.S.-Brazil relationship. We witnessed concrete progress in areas from defense to intellectual property protection to visa facilitation.   Here are the biggest accomplishments the U.S.-Brazil relationship drove in 2019:

ReportDec 05, 2019 - 5:00pm
Cover of the report "Colombia - U.S. Investment Roadmap"

The Colombia - U.S. Investment Roadmap

This report explores additional opportunities to improve ties between Colombian and U.S. businesses, from creative industries, for which the Colombian government has been constructing the necessary physical and intellectual infrastructure, to tourism and logistics. Colombia offers infinite possibilities granting special benefits and incentives

Press ReleaseDec 05, 2019 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce and ANDI Work Towards a Stronger U.S.-Colombia Economic Relationship at Third CEO Summit

CARTAGENA — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Business Association of Colombia (ANDI) hosted the third U.S.-Colombia Business Summit to strengthen cooperation between the two countries’ private sectors and increase commercial and economic activity. 

EventOct 01, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:30pm
2019 FOLAC Banner

2019 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean

For over five decades, the “Forecast” conference has brought together the “who’s who” of business in the Americas. Held at the headquarters of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the conference offers valuable insights on regional economic trends from top strategists and access to key public and private sector leaders from throughout the hemisphere.

EventJul 25, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:45am

Business Association Leaders Host USMCA Press Conference

U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue will host a press conference alongside leading industry associations about the urgent need for Congress to pass the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. Representatives from diverse sectors of the U.S. economy will provide brief remarks followed by an open Q&A with press. Press are asked to RSVP by emailing press@uschamber.com.

ReportJul 23, 2019 - 11:45am
2019 Rule of Law Dashboard Report Cover

The Global Rule of Law and Business Dashboard 2019

The Rule of Law Dashboard provides users with an easy-to-understand yet statistically credible meta-measure of the rule of law environment as it relates to business.

Above the FoldMay 22, 2019 - 12:45pm
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosted H.E. Iván Duque Márquez, President of the Republic of Colombia (right), for a keynote address during his first official visit to Washington, D.C. on February 14, 2019.

U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement: 7 Years of Continued Economic Growth

This month, the U.S. and Colombia mark the seventh anniversary of the bilateral trade promotion agreement.

Above the FoldApr 08, 2019 - 9:00am
Buildings stand in darkness during a power outage in Caracas, Venezuela.

Only Free Enterprise Can Save Venezuela

What happens when a society loses its faith in free enterprise? In a word: Venezuela.